23rd May, 2018
By Yunusa Abdullahi
This was disclosed by the Honourable Commissioner Ministryof Information and Strategy, Comrade Ahmad Ibrahim Sajoh alongside the State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice BSD. Sanga and the Commissioner Ministryof Health Dr. Fatima Atiku Abubakar who briefed Journalists at the end of the Fifteenth State Executive Council Meeting(EXCO Meeting ) presided over by the Deputy Governor Engr.Martins Babale at the Council Chambers of the Government House Yola.
According to the Information Commissioner, Government had earlier sent a delegation to ECOWAS Headquarters and Peace Building Commission at Kaduna for the sustainance of peace and peaceful coexistence and called on the people of Adamawa state to give peace top priority in order to move forward.
The Council had also deliberated and agreed to send a delegation on the spot assessment of Cholera epidemic reported at Mubi and also to do an in depth study of the situation so that the disease does not escalate.
While commenting on the Cholera out break, the Honourable Commissioner Ministry of Health Dr Fatima Atiku Abubakar said her Ministry has set up an Emergency response team in order to curtailed the situation in the area ,maintaining that the situation is under control at present.
Dr. Fatima Atiku Abubakar also said that the Ministry of Health received a report about the cholera outbreak recently which claimed Twelve lives.
On Judicial system, the Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice Barr.Bala Silas Sanga said the UNHCR has completed Renovation and convertion of a Majestry Court into a High Court at Ganye area, there by creating Ganye Judicial Division.
BSD. Sanga explained that similar Court has also been created at Numan and Gombi Judicial Divisions so as to enable people of Adamawa have access to Justice.
He however pointed out that every Three Local Government Area of the state would have a High Court Division in the state ,stressing that it is a delibrate strategy by the government to opened up justice to the citizens of Adamawa state.